For the gates on the east side of Vancouver Island, the times the gates will be open are as follows:
- Northwest Bay: The gate will be open at 8am and will be closed at 5pm.
- Copper Canyon: The gate will be open at 8am and will be closed at 5pm.
- Shawnigan/Glenora: The gate will be open at 8am and will be closed at 5pm.
Gates will be closed promptly at 5pm. Staff will not be deployed to open the gate after hours if you are late leaving the woods.
The Iron River/Oyster River and Buckley Bay gates will not be opened this weekend.
For the Alberni Valley, all gates except for Canal Main are open for this weekend. Cameron Main is closed part way down the Cameron Valley; please review its specific blog posting for more information.
No firewood harvesting for the foreseeable future given the increased forest fire danger class.
Report a wildlife to the Coastal Fire Center at *5555 from your mobile phone.